8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

8 days in Edinburgh Itinerary

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Edinburgh
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Edinburgh

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at The Real Mary King's Close and Edinburgh Castle. Step out of the city life by going to Arthur's Seat and The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Venture out of the city with trips to Phoenix Falconry (in Blackford), Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines (in Errol) and Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre (in Kielder). Next up on the itinerary: visit Edinburgh Old Town, look for all kinds of wild species at The Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Local Nature Reserve, gain interesting insight with a heritage tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

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If you are flying in from Greece, the closest major aiports are Edinburgh Airport, Glasgow International Airport and Glasgow Prestwick Airport. October in Edinburgh sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Phoenix Falconry, The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines, Kielder Water Bird of Prey Centre, Dalhousie Castle Falconry
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Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
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Edinburgh Castle
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The Real Mary King's Close

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